Frego

Frego

flunarizine

Manufacturer:

Kalbe Farma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Flunarizine
Indications/Uses
Migraine prophylaxis. Treatment of vestibular disturbances of cerebral & peripheral, dizziness, tinnitus, vertigo; difficulty in conc & confusion, memory loss, irritability & sleep rhythm disorders; cramps when walking or when lying down, paresthesis, cold extremities, tropic disturbances.
Dosage/Direction for Use
10 mg once daily. May be reduced to 5 mg once daily if side effect occurs.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
History of depression, extrapyramidal disorders (including Parkinson's disease); patients under β-blocker therapy.
Special Precautions
Patients w/ hypotension or impaired kidney function. Perform liver & kidney function test in long-term use. May affect ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy & lactation. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Drowsiness, fatigue. Rarely, epigastric pain, nausea, vomiting, insomnia, anxiety, dizziness, dry mouth, muscle pain, skin rash. Serious side effects due to long-term therapy: Depression, extrapyramidal symptoms (bradykinesia, rigidity, akathisia, orofacial dyskinesia, tremor).
Drug Interactions
Alcohol, antiepilepsy drugs, hypnotics, antidepressants, tranquilizers.
ATC Classification
N07CA03 - flunarizine ; Belongs to the class of antivertigo preparations.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Frego tab 5 mg
Packing/Price
5 × 10's (Rp300,000/boks)
Form
Frego tab 10 mg
Packing/Price
5 × 10's (Rp370,000/boks)
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